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The Yorkshire Archaeological Journal Volume 48, 1976

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Yorkshire, The Council of the Yorkshire Archaeological Sockety: 1976

Seller ID: 030109

Condition: Very Good


A very good clean copy. 160 pages. Contents include:- The Yorkshire Archaeological Register 1975; Air Reconnaissance of West and South Yorkshire in 1975; Mesolithic Settlement Sites at Upleatham, Cleveland; Neolithic and Bronze Age Graving and Scoring Tools from Mid-Wharfedale; Excavations in the Church of St. Mary Bishphill Senior, York; A Romano-British Pottery Kiln Site at Branton, Near Doncaster; Sigurd and Weland in pre-conquest Carving from Northern England; Additional Records of the Yorkshire Eyre of 1218-1219; The Royal Free Chapel of Bowes; Resourceful Villeins: The Cellarer Family of... View more info

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The Yorkshire Archaeological Journal Volume 50 1978

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Yorkshire, The Council of the Yorkshire Archaeological Sockety: 1977

Seller ID: 030111

Condition: Good


Some light soiling to covers but internally text block is clean. 155 pages. Contents include:- The Yorkshire Archaeological Register 1977; Apron Full of Stones, a Prehistoric Cairn, Thornton in Lonsdale, North Yorkshire; Excavations of Barrows at Lingmoore, Near Hutton-le-Hole, North Yorkshire; A Grave-Group from Levisham Moor, North Yorkshire; an Iron Age Enclosure on Great Ayton Moor, North Yorkshire; Excavations at Lings Farm, Dunsville, Hatfield; A Romano-British Settlement at Sandtoft, South Humberside; A Twelfth Century Stamford Ware Pitcher from the Roman Fort, Slack; York's Earliest A... View more info

The Victorians : Arriving

By: Broome, Richard

Price: £17.50

Publisher: McMahons Point, NSW, Australia, Fairfax, Syme & Weldon Associates: 1984

Edition: Anniversary Edition

Seller ID: 063521

Condition: Very Good


Researched and written to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the establishment of European settlement within the area that later became the state of Victoria. Clean, tight paperback showing some sunning to cover/spine - 258 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Changing Face of Luton : An Illustrated History

By: Bunker, Stephen; Holgate, Robin; Nichols, Marian

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Dunstable, Bedfordshire, The Book Castle: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062967

ISBN: 1871199719

Condition: Very Good


Traces the fortunes of the settlement and economy of the town from the earliest recorded arrival of people to the area onwards. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean, tight paperback - 157 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Changing Face of Luton : An Illustrated History

By: Bunker, Stephen; Holgate, Robin; Nichols, Marian

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, The Book Castle: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062365

ISBN: 1871199662

Condition: Very Good


Traces the fortunes of the settlement and economy of the town from the earliest recorded arrival of people in the area to modern times - looking at various aspects of Luton and its development rather than giving a straight chronological account of its history. An unread hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. 157 pages. Illustrated with b/w and colour pictures and photographs. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Lowestoft Through the Ages

By: Craik, Stuart

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Lowestoft, Suffolk, The Weathercock Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062534

Condition: Very Good


32-page, stapled booklet charting some of the life and times of the most easterly settlement of the UK. Clean, bright copy. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Early Political and Military History of Burford

By: Cuthbertson Muir, Major R.

Price: £47.50

Publisher: Quebec, La Cie d'Imprimerie Commerciale: 1913

Edition: First Edition - Second Impression

Seller ID: 056495

Condition: Reading Copy


History of the township of Burford, the oldest municipality in the County of Brant with various account gathered from old, rare and valuable documents and from statements and descriptions from the first surveys, settlement and settlers of the Township. Described as a reading copy only as both hinges have been reinforced with binder's tape and some staining and wear to covers. Text block though is very clean. Binding is tight. 371 pages. Illustrated with b/w photographs and diagrams. A good reading copy. View more info

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The Victorians : Settling

By: Dingle, Tony

Price: £17.50

Publisher: McMahons Point, NSW, Australia, Fairfax, Syme & Weldon Associates: 1984

Edition: Anniversary Edition

Seller ID: 063523

Condition: Very Good


Researched and written to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the establishment of European settlement within the area that later became the state of Victoria. Clean, tight paperback showing some sunning to over/spine - 274 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Cyprus Missed Opportunities - One Island Two Peoples

By: Feyzioglu, Turhan

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Lefkosa, Turkish Cypriot History Association: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042880

Condition: Very Good


Educational paper which looks at the Cyprus problem from the Turkish Cypriot point of view, covering how and when the Cyprus problem was created; Widespread Terrorism and Atrocities against Turkish Cypriots; Turkish Intervention to Prevent total Annihilation of Turkish Cypriots; Efforts to Reach a Negotiated Settlement etc. A very good clean copy of this now hard-to-find title. 43 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Rural Settlements and Society in Anglo-Saxon England

By: Hamerow, Helena

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxfordshire, Oxford University Press: 2012

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 055749

ISBN: 0199203253

Condition: As New


Provides an introduction to the wealth of information yielded by settlement archaeology, and to the enormous contribution that it makes to our understanding of Anglo-Saxon society. Clean bright copy in a d/w - 194 pages including index. Appears unread. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Israel: The Promised Land

By: Harris, Bill

Price: £32.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Bookthrift Co: 1986

Seller ID: 029335

ISBN: 0671065297

Condition: Very Good


A visual and textual account of the history and settlement of Israel by the displaced Jews of the world. 336 pages. Illustrated throughout with colour photographs. A very good clean copy in very good dustjacket. View more info

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Canon Barnett - His Life, Work, and Friends

By: His Wife

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1921

Edition: Cheaper Edition

Seller ID: 062046

Condition: Reading Copy


Biography of the Anglican cleric and social reformer who was particularly associated with the establishment of the first university settlement, Toynbee Hall, in east London in 1884. Some loss to cloth at head of spine, and spine strip has faded. Browning to pages. 805 pages. Frontis + 10 b/w photographs. View more info

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Broken Ground : A Novel (SIGNED COPY)

By: Hodgins, Jack

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, McClelland & Stewart: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 036188

ISBN: 0771041845

Condition: Near Fine


Extraordinarily powerful novel set in the 'soldier's settlement' on Vancouver Island in the aftermath of the First World War. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 359 pages. SIGNED by the author to the title page with the inscription - ' for Shirley with my best wishes Jack Hodgins'. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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Law and People in Colonial America

By: Hoffer, Peter Charles

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, USA, Johns Hopkins University Press: 1998

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 062902

ISBN: 080185816X

Condition: Very Good


Incorporates recent scholarship and encompasses American Indians, the French, and Spaniards as people who on the fringes of English settlement raised interesting questions. Clean, bright paperback - 193 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Australian Colonists : An Exploration of Social History, 1788-1870

By: Inglis, K. S.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Carlton, Victoria, Australia, Melbourne University Press: 1993

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 063240

ISBN: 0522845266

Condition: Good


Ex-Library book with the usual markings. Good clean paperback charting the beginning of the British settlement of Australia to the year when the last British soldiers sailed home from the colonies - 379 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Struggle for Survival in the Cardiganshire Hills : Story of the Settlement of the Mountains of Llanfair and Llanddewi

By: Leech, Alan & Sally

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Llanfair Clydogau, Ceredigion, Authors: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062833

Condition: As New


Snapshot of the hill farmers who struggled for survival: the landlords; the lowland farmers defending their sheep walks against encroachers; the difficult environment; sometimes terrible living conditions in isolated locations; all were against them, but they largely remained cheerful and resolute and above all they were good neighbours. Painstakingly researched volume containing a multitude of facts and figures as well as illustrations in colour and b/w. ISBN - 9780956111619. Unread, large format copy - 213 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Suez 1956 : A Personal Account

By: Lloyd, Selwyn

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037927

ISBN: 0224016601

Condition: Very Good


Recounts the mounting tension of events, the prevarication of the Americans, the diplomatic manoeuvring of the French, the efforts to reach a peaceful settlement, the growing determination at home and abroad to take action and military action if necessary, to stop Nasser. A very good clean hardback in very good unclipped dustwrapper. 282 pages including index. Illustrated with b.w. photographs. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Sundays River Valley : Its History and Settlement (SIGNED COPY)

By: Meiring, Jane M.

Price: £77.50

Publisher: Cape Town, South Africa, A. A. Balkema: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 038662

Condition: Very Good


The story of the valley carved out of the wilderness of the Karoo desert, and its men and women whose faith in its potentialities remained undaunted. Clean, square copy with faint sunning to page edges and light bumping to top of spine and corner edges. Neatly SIGNED to ffep with the inscription '' Mr Emrys ? Evans with all good wishes from Jane M. Meiring''. 188 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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3rd Stone : Archaeology, Folklore and Myth Issue 34 April - June 1999

By: Mortimer, Neil (editor)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Devizes, Wiltshire, 3rd Stone: 1999

Seller ID: 056783

Condition: Good


The magazine for the New Antiquarian - Issue 34 April - June 1999. Articles include Gender and Rock Art, Timber Circles, Paganism and the English Settlement etc. Clean, large format magazine showing a couple of minor crease marks to page corners - 51 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

The Victorians : Making Their Mark

By: Priestley, Susan

Price: £17.50

Publisher: McMahons Point, NSW, Australia, Fairfax, Syme & Weldon Associates: 1984

Edition: Anniversary Edition

Seller ID: 063522

Condition: Very Good


Researched and written to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the establishment of European settlement within the area that later became the state of Victoria. Clean, tight paperback showing some sunning to spine - 382 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info